Fifty years after King was assassinated, we review King's lesser known legacy and how it is used against activists today.
A D.C. Councilmember wants answers on the shakeup at the agency awarding major construction contracts. Maryland’s governor issues an executive order pushing back school start times. And Virginia’s Republican party switches up its primary process. Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies, and personalities making news in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.
- Tom Sherwood Resident Analyst; NBC 4 reporter; and Columnist for the Current Newspapers
- John Whitbeck Chairman, Virginia Republican Party
- Donna Edwards Democratic Candidate, U.S. Senate; Member, U.S. House of Representatives (D-MD, 4th Congressional District)
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